The Pit
  • Year2019
  • Duration73 min

What at first glance looks like a beautiful spa by the sea, the people of Varna simply call THE PIT. A cinematic portrait of the Bulgarian present and the investigation of a microcosm that stands for an entire society. Individual biographies, touching personal stories, interpersonal conflicts and exciting discussions combine to form a diverse picture. World views and political convictions meet in the pit and tell of social change and stagnation on the edge of Europe.
  • Director(s): Hristiana Raykova
  • Producer(s): Genia Krassnig
  • Country: Bulgaria
  • Language: Bulgarian, Russian, German
  • Premiere status: UK Premiere